DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for benign mesothelioma

Benign mesothelioma [DOID:2645]

Solitary fibrous tumor (SFT) is a rare mesenchymal tumor originating in the pleura or at virtually any site in the soft tissue. Approximately 78% to 88% of SFT's are benign and 12% to 22% are malignant.

Synonyms:  benign mesothelioma,  DOID:2645,  Mesothelioma, NOS,  Mesothelioma, benign (morphologic abnormality),  Mesothelioma, unspecified (disorder) ...